Hello everyone I am a newbie,have suffered with arthritis for many years and always managed to work and get through it,however since being diagnosed with fibro in the last 6 months I cant believe how its unpredictability of flare ups really can make you ok some days, and hardly able to walk or get out of bed the next.well anyway I have had my moan,its nice to meet people that i can relate to,if my spelling is bad its not that I acnt spell its my fibro fog don't realise I doing it x

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  • Oh welcome to the club of bad spelling due to fog, my fingers keep hitting 2 keys at a time today ,or juddering and hitting the same key twice.

    seriously welcome to a wonderful site filled with wonderfull people. we are always here to help each other with infornation jokes or to listen when you need a good rant.

    I don`t know if you have had a look round yet.By clicking on the yellow butterfly you can get onto the main site wlth lots of info or you can start with checking out the post down the left hand side of the page. those in blue.

    hugs sue xx

  • Thanks sue,its nice to be among people who you can relate to, and be able to support each other because when I was diagnosed with fibro I was just given a leaflet no support from anyone,so it is nice to share good days and bad days with people who understand xx

  • Hi Kimney

    Welcome to our amazing site, we try and support each other by being here to listen and help if we can, by using our own experiences.

    Remember that what ever is suggested we are not medical professionals just fibromites. So always check with your own Doctor about medicines alternative or otherwise. this is our main site. Do have a look check out our rules and whom to go to.

    Best wishes


  • Hi kimey007

    I sincerely hope that you are feeling as well as you possibly can be today? Welcome to the forum and I genuinely hope that you find it as useful as I do? It is really wonderful to meet you.

    As you mentioned your Fibro Fog, I thought I would paste you a webmd link relating to this, as you may find it useful:

    I want to wish you all the best and I genuinely look forward to bumping into you around the forum.

    All my hopes and dreams for you

    Ken x

  • Hi Kimey - welcome to the site. Yes it is hard to get your head around how unpredictable fibro can be and it is very difficult to explain to other people who do not suffer with the same problem. At least you have at last found a site where everyone is on the same wavelength and can understand any of your concerns. Hope we can give you the support you needx

  • I totally understand sweetheart!!! If you need help I'm here. This is a terrible disease and as you said so unpredictable. It's like you can't plan anything around it as you live day to day. Hope you are feeling better. I had to go to a pain clinic in order to make my life bearable. xxxx Mitzi

  • Thankyou so much to everyone for such a warm welcome,really looking forward to my chats xx

  • hi kimey007

    welcome to the caring sharing site hope you find it really useful .x

  • Thankyou lilian68 for your warm hearted welcome x

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